Don't want to bang up your frame with a u-lock? Reader Jean-Marie from Portland sent along this easy and ingenious hack. His hack also reminded me of a similar tactic for chain locks employing corduroy. Take it away Jean-Marie . . . .
Here's a simple hack to make your Kryptonite look better ! I used a piece of gardening hose to embellish my lock.
Simple and cheap. It looks good and protect your frame.